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Application (Word, 56 KB)

Council on Blindness (exit DHS)

County Phone Numbers (PDF, 197 KB)

Eye Diseases

Policy Manual (PDF, 72 KB)

Regional Offices (PDF, 10 KB)



RT Services

Staff (PDF, 34 KB)

White Cane



What is Keratoconus?

Keratoconus is a non-inflammatory eye condition of the cornea. The disease results in thinning of the corneal tissues. Causing the cornea to bulge out of its smooth, clear, dome-like structure, and assumes a more conical and roughened configuration. With this change in shape, the cornea loses its ability to form a clear image in the eye and the patient's vision drops drastically.


CLEI Center for Keratoconus  (exit DHS)

National Keratoconus Foundation (NKCF)  (exit DHS)


National Eye Institute Plan for Eye and Vision Research (exit DHS)

Last Revised: August 17, 2010